The Team

Friends of Ruwenzori is an all-volunteer organization with a volunteer advisory committee that meets monthly.  On occasion, members of the committee along with interested others travel to Uganda at their own expense to volunteer and visit KIDA.  Members of the Advisory Committee are:

  • Karen and Gil Gleason, founders and trustees
  • Delia O'Hara (in memoriam) 
  • Herb Johnson (in memoriam)
  • Jim and Flo Haedt
  • Bean Clark
  • Jim Hasler
  • Rev. David Ofumbi, advisor
  • Michael and Jennifer Gleason
  • Jan Doninelli
  • Tim Hart
  • Bryan Culp
  • Steve Gensler
  • Linda Manzi
  • Michelle Pollak
  • Anne Meyer

Other valuable volunteers:

  • Stanley and Janet Maleski
  • Bonnie Siegner
  • Martha Baker
  • Susan Pierpoint
  • Suellen Ehnebuske, graphics
  • Suzanne Tindall
  • Julia Sloane, social media
  • Michelle Ziegmann, webmaster
  • Stefan Gleason, trustee
  • Michelle Nordin
  • Sandra Ahn
  • Sara Evinger
  • Donnie Heidary
  • Sara Evinger
  • Katherine Dean
  • Chris Clark
  • Mollianne Talamantes
  • Jim MacIlvaine
  • Debbie Cox
  • Rajan Dev
  • Sharon Leard
  • Mary Clare James

Consultants:

  • Rev. Bob Rybicki (in memoriam)
  • Christine Poremski Rodrigues